A Tour de Rose to celebrate Valentine's Day
Uniited Cellars in Sydney has come up with a new way to celebrate Valentine's Day- a rose wine tasting event the evening before.The tasting showcased 40 wines from around the world on 5 separate tables, including rose champagnes up to $120 a bottle- quite a treat!
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B-Droid: Buzzing Toward a Brighter Future
B-Droid is just one of a few efforts to create robotic bees that can pollinate crops as effectively as their organic counterparts. B-Droid's mission is to help boost the natural bee population, by giving low-nutritional and high-labor pollination tasks to robotic bees. Created by researchers at the University of Warsaw, B'Droid's vision consists of a managing platform and swarms of autonomous and semi-autonomous robots, who would have the ability to identify and pollinate crops effectively
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solar-powered tent designed for homeless people
Teens in San Fernando, California, joined forces with the nonprofit DIY Girls to invent a solar-powered tent that folds up into a rollaway backpack for homeless populations. They won a $10,000 grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to develop the tent, and presented their project at MIT in June.
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Not for Profit
The tool that turns your extra computer power into bail money
created by a team at The New Inquiry, uses your computer's spare power to help contribute to community bail funds, assisting people in jail and their families who can't afford bail. Bail Bloc uses the power to mine a cryptocurrency called Monero, which is then converted into U.S. dollars to donate to the Bronx Freedom Fund and The Bail Project. No cryptocurrency knowledge required — all you have to do is run it in your computer's background.
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